How Simple 'Blessing Boxes' Are Helping Thousands in Need
Blessing Boxes are filled with donated, free nonperishable foods and personal hygiene products and left in random locations.
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Activists seek corporate help for Myanmar's Rohingyas
BANGKOK - Activists are asking a major corporate investor in Myanmar to speak out against the country's treatment of its Rohingya minority. An advocacy group, known as...
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AP Analysis: Why Venezuelans have lost hope life will change
CARACAS, Venezuela - Venezuela is so short on food that tens of thousands are going hungry or even starving. Its murder rate is among the highest in the world. Its economy is...
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ATF agents sold illegal cigarettes and funnelled tens of millions into a secret bank account, court records reveal
WASHINGTON - Working from an office suite behind a Burger King in southern Virginia, operatives used a web of shadowy cigarette sales to funnel tens of millions of dollars into...
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German Environment Minister Bans Meat At Official Functions
Animal agriculture is a leading cause of climate change and environmental degradation , which is why a German ministry says it's taking a stand for vegetarianism in a new - and...
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Fermented Foods Find Fervent Advocate
Properly fermented foods deliver probiotics that could help cut disease risk, said a researcher at the annual meeting of the AAAS.
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Widely accepted vision for agriculture may be inaccurate, misleading
'Food production must double by 2050 to feed the world's growing population.' This truism has been repeated so often in recent years that it has become widely accepted among...
9 hours ago - Science Daily
City of Las Vegas hosts Dell, courts techies
A crowd of about 300 techies stopped by Las Vegas City Hall Wednesday to see what a local tech expert dubbed “a food truck for technology.”
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Donations pour into San Jose flood shelters
Over 14,000 people are under a mandatory evacuation order in San Jose Wednesday and many with big hearts brought food, clothing and other items to aid evacuees.
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Online companies are the biggest spenders on TV advertising in the UK
Internet companies were the biggest spenders on UK television advertising last year, collectively spending $757 million in 2016, according to a report from British TV marketing...
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Trump lifts federal protections for transgender student bathroom use
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration has lifted federal guidelines that said transgender students should be allowed to use public school bathrooms and locker rooms matching...
The 10 things in advertising you need to know today
Good morning. Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising today. 1. Singapore telco Singtel acquired Turn . Amobee, the ad tech division of the mobile...
Immigrants fearing deportation under Trump change routines
In Orange County, California, dozens of immigrant parents have signed legal documents authorizing friends and relatives to pick up their children from school and access their...
Iraqi forces push into Mosul's main military base by airport
BAGHDAD - Iraq's special forces say they have begun an assault against the Islamic State group on a sprawling military base south of Mosul that's adjacent to the city's...
Winning Powerball Ticket Worth $435 Million Sold In Indiana
A Powerball ticket sold in Indiana matched the winning numbers of a drawing on Wednesday for the game's $435 million jackpot, one of the largest in the lottery's history. The...
Administration lifts transgender student bathroom guidance
WASHINGTON - The Trump administration on Wednesday ended federal protection for transgender students that allowed them to use public school bathrooms and locker rooms matching...
US, Mexico at odds over deportation as top officials meet
MEXICO CITY - Mexico's mounting unease and resentment over President Donald Trump's immigration crackdown are looming over a gathering of U.S. and Mexican leaders that the U.S...
Lawmakers renew push for drilling in Alaska wildlife refuge
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Former U.S. Sen. Frank Murkowski in 2001 gave a speech urging colleagues to approve oil drilling in America's largest wildlife refuge. The Alaska Republican...
Syracuse's John Gillon hits buzzer-beater to stun No. 10 Duke
The win is huge for the Orange's NCAA Tournament hopes and breaks their three-game losing streak.
The Latest: Police: About 20 fires set at Dakota Access camp
BISMARCK, N.D. - The Latest on plans to close a protest encampment near the Dakota Access pipeline construction site in North Dakota :